Family members or others who are a good match may be able to donate one of their kidneys. This type of transplant is called a living donor transplant. How do you start the conversation and ask for a kidney? Here are some tips on how to approach this potentially awkward topic.
Asking for a Kidney
How do you go about finding a living kidney donor? Karol Franks began her journey with advocating for a kidney for her daughter in 2005 and then later her sister in 2015. She provides insight into what is involved in searching for a kidney and ways to get started.